May in Maui on May 3, 2015 – Mark your calendar!

May in Maui logo finalMAY in MAUI, the spring fundraiser hosted by the Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Board of Associates, will be held on Sunday May 3, 2015 from 4-7 pm at HollyHedge Estate in Solebury, Pa.  All proceeds will benefit cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center.

hawaiian-hula-dancerEnjoy live music, an open bar, hors d’oeuvres and  a sit down dinner in a festive Hawaiian atmosphere.  We welcome you to join us at this lovely property where we will provide a fun and enjoyable experience to raise much-needed funds for cancer research.  This event’s special pledge is focused on lung cancer which is responsible for 1 of every 5 cancer deaths (please see How Your Dollars Help Cancer Research at the Fox Chase Cancer Center for more information).  Invitations to this event will be mailed in late March.  To be included in the mail list,  please send your contact info to bccfccc@gmail.com.

maui 2 2004 213We would be honored if you would consider becoming one of our sponsors for May in Maui.  Since our inception over 25 years ago, the Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center has raised more than $3 million dollars for cancer research thanks to our wonderful donors and sponsors. Because we are an all volunteer organization, 100% of the proceeds raised from this event is donated towards cancer research at Fox Chase Cancer Center.  Supporting this event is one of the best uses of your giving dollars. Your participation is even more important now due to the dramatic reduction in government funding for cancer research.  If you are interested in participating as a sponsor in this high profile event,  please see Sponsorships to review the available sponsorship levels and benefits, or request sponsorship information by contacting bccfccc@gmail.com.

 

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18th Annual George Bramhall Memorial Art Exhibition & Sale Enjoyed by All

The Bucks County Chapter of Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Board of Associates hosted the 18th Annual George Bramhall Memorial Art Exhibition and Sale featuring  works by more than 23 of the region’s finest artists, Saturday and Sunday, November 15-16, 2014 at the Eagle Fire Hall, 46 No. Sugan Rd, New Hope, PA.  This well-known event raises money for research at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia.  40% of all art sales go directly to Fox Chase Cancer Center.

A VIP Preview was held on Saturday, November 15, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m..  Attendees had the opportunity to meet the artists, preview, and purchase their works prior to the public event, on November 16.  The VIP Preview will featured live music, cocktails and delicious catered hors d’oeuvres provided by leading Bucks County restaurants.  Featured artist  Helena van Emmerick-Finn’s painting Sheep in Autumn was raffled at the VIP preview.

Sue Beans (L) won the raffle of featured artist Helena van Emmerick-Finn’s painting Sheep in Autumn Photo by Audrey Chen

Sue Beans (L) won the raffle of featured artist Helena van Emmerick-Finn’s painting Sheep in Autumn
Photo by Audrey Chen

 

George Bramhall Memorial at Fox Chase Cancer Center
George Bramhall Memorial at Fox Chase Cancer Center

On Sunday, November 16, 12 noon to 5 p.m., the Art Exhibition and Sale offered for sale artwork from the area’s premier artists. Original works of art, all generously donated by each of the participating artists, were raffled.   Admission and parking was free, and complimentary wine and light fare was served.

The premier artists exhibiting included:  Sandy Askey-Adams, Nancy Barch, Harry Boardman, Dot Bunn, Glenna Bye, David Duthie,  Teresa Haag, Judith A. Langan, Justin Long,  Christopher McCall, Perry Milou, Bryan Oliver, Pamela Parsons, Margie PerryFred Place, Ron Prybycien, Bob RicheyJoan E. Scheckel, Gale Shanks Scotch, Phillip Singer, Jas Szygiel, Helena van Emmerick-Finn, Trang T. Tong, and Steve Zazenski. 

A silent auction was held for an original painting, ‘Barnegat Light’, by the late George Bramhall as well as the etching ‘Bob Dylan’ signed by the internationally known artist Charles Wells.

'Barnegat Light' by George Bramhall

‘Barnegat Light’ by George Bramhall

'Bob Dylan' etching by Charles Wells

‘Bob Dylan’ etching by Charles Wells

 

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors who generously support the fight against cancer:

Media Sponsor –     Bucks County Herald

Event Sponsor - Cathie and Pete Getchell

Gold Sponsor – Don and Lauren Morel

Silver Sponsor – Michael and Jean Fowler

Bronze Sponsors - Lee and Ginny Beyer, Jim and Rhea Brown

Patrons – Allison Zimmerman, Richard and Florence Celender, Andrew Schindler, John and Linda Brown

Friends – Scott Moyer, Sara Moyer, Doug and Cynthia Sutton, Gregory Nieto, Eileen K. Jaffe, Addie Riggione

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